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  Pickup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Pickup, a device which detects vibrations from music instruments
Pickup truck, a light truck with an open-top rear cargo area.
"Pickup", a scene which is filmed after the main production of a film has finished and which will be edited into the rest (see film theory)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pickup   (166 words)

 Pickup truck - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pickup trucks were commonly equipped with step-side beds until the 1970s, when most manufacturers switched to a straight bed, which offer slightly more interior space than step-side beds.
As the world's second largest manufacturer of pickup trucks, aided by punitive excise taxes on passenger cars, pickup trucks have long been extremely popular in Thailand: between 1987 and 1996, 58% of all cars sold in the country were pickup trucks.
Pickup trucks have also been modified for use by local police agencies in area where a cruiser is ill suited for terrain requirements, such as in the pacific northeast and desert southwest of the United States.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pickup_truck   (2552 words)

 Pickup Response Demonstration Applet
The table at the bottom has a set of controls for each pickup; the pickup position (in inches from the bridge), the pickup magnetic aperture width (in inches), the pickup level (in dB) both as a value and as a slider control, the polarity of the pickup, and a button to remove that pickup.
One of the combs is due to the position of the pickup, the distance the pickup is from the bridge while the other is due to the width of the pickup.
Ie., the curve for a pickup 4.0 inches from the bridge ought to be the same as the curve for a pickup 4.0 inches from the nut.
www.till.com /articles/PickupResponseDemo   (993 words)

 Response Effects of Guitar Pickup Position and Width
One is the fact that magnetic pickups respond to the change in magnetic field, and thus the velocity and not the displacement of the string.
As far as the pickup is concerned, the effects of the nodes and antinodes are due to the wavelength on the string and not whether the string vibration is a due to a fretted fundamental or a harmonic.
The pickup position numbers are measured off of my personal guitar, the neck pickup position is adjusted 0.125 inch to be exactly 1/4 the scale length and I'm ignoring the fact that the bridge pickup is mounted on a slant and just using an average position for it.
www.till.com /articles/PickupResponse   (3596 words)

A pickup device acts as a detector and captures mechanical vibrations (usually from suitably equipped stringed instruments (such as the electric guitar, electric bass guitar and violin) and converts them to an electronic signal which can be amplified and recorded.
Electromagnetic pickups are usually designed to feed a high input impedance, typically a megohm or more.
A low impedance load reduces the high-frequency response of the pickup because the inductance and input resistance form a low-pass filter.
www.aaaah.org /wiki/en/pi/Pickup.htm   (485 words)

 Magnetic Pickup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
When using the magnetic pickup for TDC (top dead center) triggering in reciprocating machine analysis, it is extremely important that the pickup triggers data acquisition exactly at TDC.
Zero-crossing occurs at the magnetic center of the magnetic pickup or when the magnetic pickup is centered on the target.
When the magnetic field changes due to the pickup going over a hole or object, a voltage is generated in the coil.
www.windrock.com /technotes/technote10.htm   (543 words)

 Injury Update: Pickup Bed-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries in Oklahoma, 1992-1995
Pickup bed-related TBI's may be more likely to occur today because of the increase in the popularity of the pickup truck, both as a work vehicle and a recreational vehicle.
A 40-year old man was thrown from the bed of a pickup truck that was going about 20 mph down the highway while he was trying to hold down a king-sized mattress with his body weight.
A 15-year old girl was sitting on the tailgate of a moving pickup when something caught her feet and dragged her off the truck.
www.health.state.ok.us /program/injury/updates/pickup.html   (1307 words)

 Classicpickups.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Here we are sitting in a Suburban with a pickup on a car trailer and we have hail and high winds heading toward us.
The engine was in the bed of the pickup, since it was actually out of a grain truck.
we will be doing several pickup restoration projects and posting our experiences so that you can follow along in their developement.
www.classicpickups.com   (1343 words)

 Roadway Express, Inc. - Pickup Request
All pickup locations must be within the contiguous 48 U.S. and Canada.
Note: The time for the pickup needs to be the time zone of the pickup location.
If we are unable to successfully make the pickup, the e-mail will supply the reason why it was not completed and the date that it has been rescheduled.
www.roadway.com /tools/pu.html   (283 words)

 pickup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I had to replace the pulley with a nail because the pickup wire randomly slipped off the pulley, usually causing it to break.
Winding the pickup was the reverse of unwinding.
I attached the pickup to the turntable and taped the spool of pickup wire to the lazy susan.
www.crodog.org /pickup.htm   (314 words)

 Pickup Guitar Encyclopedia Guitar Chords Guitar Lessons Guitar Practicing Beginning Guitar Tips for Practice
A pickup device acts as a detector and captures mechanical vibrations (usually from suitably equipped stringed instruments such as the
One problem with electromagnetic pickups is that—along with the musical signal—they also pick up mains hum.
More recently, semi-acoustic and acoustic guitars have been fitted with magnetic pickups ich some prefer, and also have the advantage of not picking up unwanted magnetic fields, such as mains hum and feedback from hearing-aid loops.
www.guitarlessons.bizhosting.com /Pickup.html   (609 words)

 Acoustic Pickup Comparisons
At the same time, many people would like to use pickups for home recording, both as a convenience, and as a way to avoid the need for a good sounding room, expensive microphones, isolation from noises, and so on.
Dual source pickup systems are recorded with equal volume in stereo, with each pickup panned hard right and left.
I've made every effort to be sure the pickups were installed correctly (when I installed them myself), but it is always possible that some pickup installations will sound different than others (Some pickups are very sensitive to placement, and can sound different with even the smallest change in position).
www.dougyoungguitar.com /pickuptest.htm   (755 words)

 K&K Sound Bass Max Pickup - plus more Upright Bass, Guitar, Acoustic Musical Instrument Pickups, Preamps, ...
Please note that the Bass Max is also paired with other pickups with a two channel preamp in two special configurations, the Bass Master Pro and the Bass Master RB Slap Special.
After some pickup systems were custom-created from separate components, systems using a pair of Bass Max pickups - with one out of phase from the other - became popular among some users.
The pickup was also used on a recording session with great results (used it with a Sansamp preamp).
www.gollihur.com /kkbass/bassmax.html   (3589 words)

 DiscNW - Ultimate Pickup in the Northwest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Dahl pickup is starting at 6 PM on Wednesdays now and we are playing under the lights until they go out at 8:15.
We are playing a pickup game every Friday at 12:15PM at Interbay Field (17th W and W. Dravus, near the Red Mill Burgers on Dravus).
If you know of a pickup game at these or any other sites, or would like to start a new pickup game, please email us at DiscNW:Comments.
www.discnw.org /seattle/pickup   (1363 words)

[n] anything with restorative powers; "she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her".
[n] (informal) a warrant to take someone into custody; "put out a pickup on that man".
[n] the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places: "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays".
lookwayup.com /lwu.exe/lwu/d?s=f&w=pickup   (130 words)

 BUDA Pickup Listings
New pickup game starting Monday, July 11 at 6:00 pm.
Open pickup before RIPUL summer league begins in June.
Very casual pickup (no stall, no travelling calls, more than seven on a side, etc.).
www.buda.org /misc/pickup.php   (2141 words)

Use pickup for cultural or commercial purposes, for expounding on history or the future, for small-scale or a large-scale installations.
You can even share a pickup with a friend when you want to listen together...
Practical box containing everything you need to create a small PICKUP exhibition: one PICKUP unit with high quality headphones, demo sound-track with HOTSPOT TRANSPONDER units, extra smartmedia card, and USB card reader/writer as well as a PERSONAL CHARGER.
www.dataton.com /pickup   (715 words)

 UPS On-Call Pickup
If you are scheduling a pickup for Ground or 3 Day Select packages on UPS.com, you will first need to generate a UPS Shipping Label using UPS Internet Shipping.
UPS On-Call Pickup Service gives you the convenience of having your shipment picked up at your home or office simply by scheduling your pickup via UPS.com or by calling 1-800-PICK-UPS.
When you schedule a pickup using UPS.com, you'll get a printable confirmation of all the details of your pickup request, as well as a pickup request number.
www.ups.com /content/us/en/shipping/pickup/on_call.html   (241 words)

 All Terrain Pickup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
being the pickup capital of the world, was an excellent choice to introduce the 2004 ATP or “All Terrain Pickup”.
Built on the shaft drive Magnum chassis with 6-inch longer wheel base, the pickup bed style rear storage box and the new front mounted storage container will make the new quad a very versatile machine.
The pickup style box on the rear, two storage bins on the rear fenders, and a nice storage box on the front provide ample storage and tie down spots for most everything you would need on a overnight camping trip.
www.atvconnection.com /atvconnection/Community/Chat/Polaris-ATP.cfm   (1122 words)

 CNN.com - Walter Rodgers: Iraqis surrender in pink pickup - Mar. 23, 2003
The Iraqis taken prisoner were driving a pink pickup truck with a machine gun mounted on it.
The Iraqis who were taken prisoner were driving a pink pickup truck with a light machine gun mounted on the back of that when they were put out of business.
It was a pink pickup truck, your normal Japanese issue.
www.cnn.com /2003/WORLD/meast/03/23/otsc.irq.rodgers   (483 words)

 PickupTruck.Com: The Online Community for Pickup Truck Enthusiasts
Even with concerns over fuel economy, pickups and accessories for trucks had a major presence at the 2005 SEMA show in Las Vegas.
The emphasis was on fuel economy, interior comfort and ride refinement when Dodge unveiled its new 2006 Ram 1500 pickup.
Dodge engineered the chassis and drivetrain while Mitsubishi had the luxury of focusing solely on the design and appearance of the new 2006 Mitsubishi Raider.
www.pickuptruck.com   (290 words)

 USPS - Pickup On Demand
Pickup On Demand is available for just one low fee of $13.25, regardless of the number of packages.
For same-day requests, pickups are usually made within 2 hours.
Apply postage to each package prior to pickup.
pickup.usps.com /pickup   (70 words)

 Truck maker unveils a monster pickup - Automotive - MSNBC.com
International added a pickup bed to its truck chassis and dressed up the cab.
It weighs nearly twice as much as the Ford F-350 Super Duty pickup and is more than two feet taller.
International says the CXT is the heaviest production pickup out there and boasts the most towing capacity.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/6026041   (599 words)

 Big Three try to hold off Japan's large-pickup effort - Jan. 6, 2004
The big pickups also bring them their most loyal customers of any vehicle segment, along with some of their best profit margins.
Ford's F-150 pickup was named the 2003 North American truck of the year Sunday, and Ford officials said it had record sales in December and the F-series is poised for record sales of more than 900,000 vehicles in 2004.
R.L. Polk figures confirm that the full-size pickup has highest average customer loyalty to the model of any segment -- about 35 percent of buyers want to stay with the model they know and like, compared to 9 to 20 percent loyalty in most other segments.
money.cnn.com /2004/01/05/news/companies/detroit_japanese_pickups   (1139 words)

 Pickup Family History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Pickup as a name is thought to be derived from the hamlet of Pickup Bank above the town of Darwen on Darwen Moor in northeast Lancashire, England.
The name Pickup Bank comes from three Old English words; "Pike" meaning peak or hill; "Copp" meaning cap or top and "Bank" meaning the side of (as in river bank).
The cottage industry of weaving woolen cloth had long been established in the area and the Pickup family was certainly involved in this before 1840.
members.aol.com /martynpickup/Pickup/genstart.htm   (345 words)

 Extang Inc: Tonneau/Tonno, Extang Pickup Truck Bed Cover, Extang Tonneau/Tonno Covers
The Extang Warranty has you covered longer than most pickup truck owners will own their pick up trucks.
Most of our Extang Tonneau bed cover, Tonno pickup truck bed cover products, and pick-up truck Tonneau cover, Tonno bed covers are available in nine colors.
is specially formulated to clean, protect, beautify, and shine all Extang Tonneau (Tonno) pickup truck bed cover products and serves as the most effective tonneau bed cover cleaner available in the pickup truck accessories marketplace.
www.extang.com   (822 words)

 Pickup Truck Encyclopedia Article, Information, History and Biography @ LocalColors.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Pickup Truck Encyclopedia Article, Information, History and Biography @ LocalColors.com
In the United States pick-up trucks have been used as response vehicals for fire chiefs.
"Pickup truck" articles in these other popular reference sources:
www.localcolors.com /encyclopedia/Pickup_truck   (2723 words)

 Free shipping every day-Shipping, Pickup & Delivery-circuitcity.com
In-Store Pickup is the fastest, cheapest and most convenient way for you to get your purchase.
One $24 gift card offered per qualifying in-store pickup ticket, which must be claimed at time of pickup and is good for future purchases.
Your In-Store Pickup can be picked up anytime during regular Circuit City store hours, and the 24/24 Pickup Guarantee will apply to purchases made up to 30 minutes before closing.
www.circuitcity.com /ccd/lookLearn.do?cat=-13415&edOid=106418&c=1   (496 words)

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